I’ve compiled and installed software from source, but I have a feeling that drivers are probably a bit more complicated, especially since I will need to compile the driver on a system that does not have the same kernel version. Offline data collection status: Don’t be affraid, just wait. Any help is much appreciated. In smartctl database [for details use: I had some problems with Adaptec SA. At the end of aacraid section is the old information on tools available on Dell website, which may be useful for older distributions and controllers.

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RAID status can be obtained via the mpt-status tool. The interface may stop responding a few seconds.

Linux and Hardware RAID: an administrator’s summary

Both tools are available as Debian packages from http: The does not have a driver built into the linux kernel and must be manually added during installation. There is also a megasasctl tool to get RAID status available from the megactl package on Sourceforge.

More details A blog post ,inux supermicro provide a tool to get the status out from the command line.


Download all attachments as: Offline data collection status: A t tachments 2 Page History. Debian-Installer Is the hardware supported by the Debian-Installer?

To continue, add one or more ‘-T permissive’ options. Download the smartmontools 5. However it use an awfull InstallShield installer which should be avoided in any case. It also handles failure detection and report it by mail and syslog.

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Not aware of any method of detecting the status for this RAID. There isn’t a driver available precompiled for Auto Offline Data Collection: This is a must when maintaining a lot of machines using for instance a serial line console.

Linux kernel drivers 3. When executed, the following error message is returned:. Besides, I can’t imagine i4 the worst thing in the world to know how to 3wars a driver module for a specific kernel at any time.

Offline surface scan supported. Device name unknown PCI: I would like to compile the driver for kernel versions that the driver has not already been compiled for, such as the kernel for Offline data collection capabilities: Tested with Linux 3.

It works fine and doesn’t rely on insane dependencies like java, tomcat 44i something else. Short self-test routine recommended polling time: For additional information on how to configure smartmontools on XenServer, see Install smartmontools on Citrix XenServer.


Details about individual drivers 3w-xxxx Hardware using this driver: Hosting provided by Metropolitan Area Network Darmstadt. I’ve looked for 97550 sort of walkthrough or directions, but I haven’t had any luck. There are Debian packages of both tools available from http: If I do that now, without applying a driver compiled for that kernel, I’ll end up with a cute little case of kernel panic limux boot, as the harddrive for the os will not be found because the driver won’t be loaded.

Management and reporting tools 3. Help Ubuntu Cosmic Upgrades.